The dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II has been whisked away from the State in the convoy of heavy security.

The dethroned emir was put under house arrest with the Palace sealed off by the armed security operatives before being taken away by heavy Security Personnel of DSS, Police and Military.

Already Abdullahi Umar Ganduje had announced the appointment of Aminu Ado Bayero as the new emir after Sanusi was removed as Emir of Kano earlier today.

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Recall that Ganduje announced the removal of the former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria over disrespect to constituted authorities, an act contrary to part 3, section 13 of the Kano State Emirate Law 2019.

Emir of Bichi, Aminu Ado Bayero one of the Sons of late Emir Ado Bayero is the 16th Fulani Emir of Kano.